We held a charity classic concert featuring Quartet SISLEY on January 7. Quartet SISLEY played uplifting music including well-known classical pieces and their own original compositions, which helped everyone get into the festive mood of the New Year holidays. Throughout the evening, the members of the quartet engaged the audience in a friendly dialog about their music. The concert hall was filled with the warm glow of their beautiful music.
An ISSJ social worker visited Ushiku Immigration Center with an interpreter on 9 December. We met 6 asylum seekers and did counselling for around one hour each.
Mieko Ishikawa, General Director and Yuko Enomoto delivered a lecture about family based care for children who are in need of social care at the seminar which was held by Rikkyo Univiersity Institute of Social Welfare.